Tim Berners-Lee

Computer scientist Tim Berners-Lee Full Name: Tim Berners-Lee


Profession: Computer scientist
Why Famous: Inventor of World Wide Web, implemented the first successful communication between a Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) client and server via the Internet

Born: June 8, 1955 (62 years old)
Star Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: London, United Kingdom, England

Historical Events in the Life of Tim Berners-Lee

  • 1990-11-12 Tim Berners-Lee publishes a formal proposal for the World Wide Web
  • 1991-08-06 Tim Berners-Lee releases files describing his idea for the World Wide Web. WWW debuts as a publicly available service on the Internet.

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